Man flees traffic stop, picks up extra charges
Last updated 8/3/2023 at 3:50pm
SPOKANE VALLEY - On July 31, 2023, at approximately 10:20 am, a Spokane Valley motorcycle deputy was conducting traffic enforcement on Appleway Ave. near Park Road.
The deputy observed a multi-colored Chrysler sedan that appeared to be speeding.
His laser speed measuring device showed the vehicle was going 51-mph in a 35-mph zone.
As the vehicle drove past, he clearly could see the male driver. He caught up to and pulled his fully marked patrol motorcycle behind the Chrysler, which slowed down to approximately 40 mph according to reports.
The deputy activated his emergency lights...